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100

What was the first name of Arizona State University?

Arizona Territorial Normal School

100

What is the oldest building on campus?

Old Main

100

Who is the current President of ASU?

Michael Crow

100

True/False: ASU and UofA hold the oldest intercollegiate trophy-based rivalry in NCAA college football history.

True

100

What are the official ASU colors?

Maroon and gold

200

What year is listed on the official seal of ASU?

1885

200

What is the name of the largest library at ASU?

Hayden

200

What US President spoke at the 2009 Spring Commencement?

President Barack Obama

200

What is the student section called at Sun Devil Stadium?

The Inferno

200

What are the four Phoenix metro area ASU campuses?

Downtown, Polytechnic, Tempe, West

300

What was the mascot for Arizona State College before becoming the Sun Devils?

The Bulldogs

300

What year was the SHESC building built?

1914

300

How many campus immersion (i.e. on-campus) students were enrolled in the 2021-2022 school year? (correct response should be within 2,500 of the reported number)

77,881

300

What ASU football player wore the number 42? (hint: after graduating he went into the NFL and then left the join the US Army following 9/11)

Pat Tillman

300

The ASU Marching Band is also known as The ________ of the ________.

The Pride of the Southwest

400

In what year did Arizona State College become Arizona State University?

1958

400

What is the name of the building that houses the Institute of Human Origins?

Walton Center For Planetary Health

400

Who is the current Director of SHESC?

Chris Stojanowski

400

What is the name of the ASU/UofA rivalry trophy?

The Territorial Championship Cup

400

ASU prides itself on being #1 in what area?

Innovation

500

In what year was SHESC founded?

2005

500

Which famous architect designed Gammage Auditorium?

Frank Lloyd Wright

500

How many of the 23 people who have served as a Governor of Arizona have a degree from ASU?

4

Rawghlie Clement Stanford, John Howard Pyle, Jane Dee Hull, and Doug Ducey

500

In 2013, ASU students developed what to distract the opposing team’s free throw shooters?

The Curtain of Distraction

500

Approximately what percentage of ASU undergraduates are first-generation college students? (10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, or 100)

30%

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